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Which of the following statements comes closest to what you believe--overall, the U.S. economy is in good shape, or overall the U.S. economy is in bad shape? (Source: CBS News/New York Times Poll, Nov, 1984)


47%
Good shape

35%
Bad shape

14%
Mixed/Both (Vol.)

4%
Don't know/No answer

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News/New York Times, November 2 - November 4, 1984 and based on 2,394 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USCBSNYT.84PRE2.R15] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS

Dataset: USCBSNYT1984-NOVPRE2





Overall, do you think that the tax cuts of the past three years were a good idea or did they hurt the economy more than they helped it? (Source: CBS News/New York Times Poll, Aug, 1984)


Subpopulation/Note: Registered voters (74%).
51%
Good idea

32%
Hurt economy

2%
Both (vol.)

2%
Neither (vol.)

13%
Don't know/No answer

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News/New York Times, August 5 - August 9, 1984 and based on 1,616 telephone interviews. Sample: National Adult. [USCBSNYT.080084.R39] (View Citation)

Topics: TAXING ECONOMICS PRESIDENTIAL_APPROVAL

Dataset: USCBSNYT1984-AUG





Would you say the U.S. economy today (read list) is in a period of recovery, is about to enter a period of recovery, may start to recover before the end of 1983, will not recover during 1983? (Source: Merit Report, Mar, 1983)


16%
Is in a period of recovery

19%
Is about to enter a period of recovery

29%
May start to recover before the end of 1983

7%
No opinion

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Survey by Merit. Methodology: Conducted by Audits & Surveys, March 21 - March 24, 1983 and based on 1,200 telephone interviews. Sample: National Adults. [USAS.37.R02] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS







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